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The following are the latest Colorado Energy news articles as returned by a live Google News feed:


Greeley Tribune

Southern Wyoming wind energy transmission line will benefit Colorado on way to powering California
Greeley Tribune
The TranWest Express Transmission Project is slated to provide wind-power generated electricity from southern Wyoming to Arizona, Nevada and California, but Colorado stands to benefit from the project, billed as the largest wind-power project in the ...


Letters to the editor: Vote yes on 2L, 2O and 2P
Colorado Daily
David Eves, Xcel's president in Colorado, said in his Sept. 10 guest opinion in the Daily Camera ("Colorado Energy Plan moves state forward") that "Xcel Energy's electricity supply could be 55 percent renewable by 2026." "Could" is very different from ...
Tom Asprey: Xcel's math doesn't add up for Boulder or the planetBoulder Daily Camera
Jeremiah Kaplan: Keep the big picture in mind on the muniThe Daily Camera

all 3 news articles »

Competitive Enterprise Institute (blog)

David Eves: Colorado Energy Plan moves state forward - Boulder ...
Boulder Daily Camera
On the evening of Wednesday, April 5, I stood before Boulder City Council and proposed on behalf of Xcel Energy, should we agree to a partnership, that we ...
Fuzzy Math behind Xcel's New 'Colorado Energy Plan'Competitive Enterprise Institute (blog)
Xcel decision fortifies calls for 100 percent renewablesMountain Town News

all 13 news articles »

The Denver Channel

Big Colorado electric utility Xcel Energy may shut 2 coal units early
The Denver Channel
DENVER (AP) — Colorado's largest electrical utility said Tuesday it is considering shutting down two coal-fired generating units a decade earlier than planned and replacing them with power from a mix of wind, solar and natural gas. Xcel Energy said ...
Less Coal, More Renewables: Xcel And Groups Propose Colorado Energy PlanSolar Industry
Xcel Energy plans to retire two coal-fired plants in Pueblo, increase ...The Denver Post
Xcel Energy Seeks CPUC's Approval for Colorado Energy PlanNasdaq
pv magazine USA -Zacks Investment Research
all 99 news articles »

Aspen Times

Colorado plans to upgrade vehicles, install charging stations with $68M share of Volkswagen payment
Aspen Times
The Boulder-based National Renewable Energy Laboratory released a study in July of this year putting the state's electric passenger fleet at about 8,600 vehicles at the end of 2016. Boulder leads with about 1,600 of them, and Denver and Jefferson ...

and more »

The capital stack: PACE finance vs. mezzanine debt - Colorado Real ...
Colorado Real Estate Journal
Commercial real estate capital stacks have become more complex in recent decades, allowing project sponsors and investors alike to fine-tune the level of risk ...

and more »

ThinkProgress

Economic reality sets in for energy company trying to build new coal ...
ThinkProgress
The Sunflower Electric Cooperative's Holcomb, Kansas coal-fired power plant. CREDIT: AP Photo/Charlie Riedel. After more than a decade of efforts to ...

and more »

Greeley Tribune

Tribune Opinion: Xcel's new Colorado Energy Plan earns our ...
Greeley Tribune
We know energy often is a controversial subject here in Weld County.From issues surrounding where, when and how much to drill to questions about whether, ...
Colorado Utility To Close Two Coal-Generating Plants Forcing ...Seeking Alpha

all 5 news articles »

The Coloradoan

Fort Collins zero-energy district powers down
The Coloradoan
In many ways, the community has moved on and embraced energy efficiency and the tenets that come with it, such as reducing greenhouse gas emissions, he said. “It served its purpose well,” Troxell said. FortZED lost momentum in recent years as its ...


Denver Business Journal

Viewpoint: Xcel's resource plan can grow Colorado's economy, create jobs
Denver Business Journal
About 14,000 people already work in Colorado renewable energy industries like solar (7,000 jobs) and wind (6,500 jobs). A new version of the Clean Jobs Colorado report slated for release in late September is expected to show that job growth in Colorado ...

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